Thoughts

Little Tokyo Service Center Announces It’s New +LAB Artist Residency Program

I want to share with you an artist residency project I am working on designing and implementing and that is now available for California based artists. It is a unique opportunity and I am very excited to be part of this project! This new residency program will support four artist residencies from multiple disciplines by the…

Read More →

Is This How To Save the Arts and Non Profits in the Face of Gentrification?

I want to share this post from Mike Scutari from Inside Philanthropy. The model he talks about in San Francisco could be applicable perhaps in Los Angeles, New York, or any U.S. city where rents have gotten out of control. And given the looming federal tax bill and the negative consequences for non profit organizations…

Read More →

Common Fields Convenes; Discusses Artist Evictions and LA’s “Big Lie”

My post from December 10, 2015, Now That Artists Can’t Afford the Arts District, LA Needs to Re-Think Its Role As A Creative City, written by Caroline Miranda of the Los Angeles Times, is worth revisiting upon the recent occasion of the Common Field Convening. http://claytoncampbellconsulting.com/newsworthy/now-that-artists-cant-afford-the-arts-district-l-a-needs-to-rethink-its-role-as-a-creative-city Held this past November 2-5 at the Japanese American…

Read More →

Why?

“Why?” is one of 1300 portraits photographed by me since 2005 from my on-going visual arts project, Words We Have Learned Since 9/11. Here are some thoughts to go along with the portrait. “I hope we shall crush in its birth the aristocracy of our moneyed corporations, which dare already to challenge our government to a…

Read More →

PST LA/LA- South of the Border at the Loft at Liz’s Evokes the Urgency of DACA Families

PST LA/LA has many venues including all of our large museums with wonderful catalogues and ambitious check-lists. And then there are small alternative galleries that received no funding but are part of the overall programming. Such is the case with the indefatigable Loft at Liz’s, voted one of the ten top best galleries in Los…

Read More →

Clayton Campbell and Laura Kiralla of Otis College Present at the AICAD Student Success Conference

Last June 14 at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York, Laura S. Kiralla, Ed.D. Vice President for Student Success and Dean of Student Affairs at Otis College of Art and Design, and myself, were presenters at the AICAD Student Success Conference. AICAD – the Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design – is a…

Read More →

Little Tokyo Service Center Engages Clayton Campbell to Design An Artist Residency Project As Part of It’s Art Place America Community Development Investments Grant

In 2015, the Little Tokyo Service Center of Los Angeles was one of six organizations from around the country selected to participate in the Art Place America Community Development Investments (CDI) program. Jamie Bennett, Director of Art Place America said at that time, Little Tokyo Service Center is prepared to demonstrate the unique value that artists…

Read More →

UCLA’s Center for the Art of Performance Presents Trisha Brown Company’s In Plain Site Los Angeles

This past March 6-12, and just before the passing of Trisha Brown, UCLA’s Center for the Art of Performance (CAP) wrapped up the second of its three year project, Collaborative Intersections in the Visual and Performing Arts (CIVP). Under the leadership of Executive and Artistic Director Kristy Edmunds, CAP had already had Choreographers Deborah Hay…

Read More →

The Mistake Room in Los Angeles Shows Diana Thater’s Environmental Lament in “A Runaway World”

For any of us who have been fortunate enough to spend time on a protected game reserve in Africa, you are seeing the last of many incredible species that most probably will not be on this planet past the end of the 21st Century. This is the subject of two videos brought into sharp technological…

Read More →

Campbell Consultants Group is once again working with the Center for the Art of Performance at UCLA

Campbell Consultants Group is once again working with the Center for the Art of Performance at UCLA evaluating their Collaborative Intersection in the Visual and Performing Arts Project (CIVP) funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. This season they will be focused on Choreographer Deborah’s presentation of “A Platform in Three Parts in October 2016;…

Read More →

Back to Top